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Hike It or Bike It Challenge. Click here for registration and details.

Forest Fire Season is upon us: Learn how to protect you and your family from Forest Fire smoke.

The 2016 Census is coming!  Learn more.

Private Water Testing: Click here to see your local summer schedule.


Financial and program support available for tobacco programming aimed at youth/young adults. Learn more.

Healthy Snacks, Healthy Smiles, Healthy You! Stay tuned for a list of winning classrooms & the Snack, Smile, Snap! photo mosaic. Learn more.
                                      

Traveller Health Notice:
Click here for the most current information on Zika virus for the public and for health professionals which is available on the Government of Canada website.

Infection Prevention and Control Lapse Disclosure:
This website contains reports on premises where an infection prevention and control lapse was identified....read more

Food Recall Warnings and Allergy Alerts:
For current food recall warnings and allergy allerts from the Canada Food Inspection Agency,
 see recalled products and details here.

 

 

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  • Q:
    When washing my hands, does hand sanitizer work as well as soap and water?
    A:
    Hand sanitizer can be just as effective as soap when there is no visible dirt or oils​ on your hands. Hand sanitizers shouldn't however be a replacement to soap and water when it is available.